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Zak Smith
September 6, 2004, 11:06 PM
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NRA Whittington Center Sporting Rifle Match
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OVERVIEW

The "Sporting Rifle Match" at the NRA Whittington Center is designed to test a rifleman's skills shooting small targets from approximately 175 to 700 yards in the natural terrain, with what he can carry throughout the course.

Typical equipment used includes: a rifle capable of 1 MOA accuracy; rifle optics allowing precise hold-over for small targets from 175 - 700 yards; binoculars to spot for other shooters; and a backpack to carry water, ammunition, and a couple power bars.

The typical format is 10 stages over a 2 mile distance. Each stage typically has 6 targets to be engaged with only one shot each. Score for the match is total number of hits.
SCHEDULE
The shooters' meeting is at 7:30AM. Do not be late.
2004 SCHEDULE

* 5-16-2004
* 6-6-2004
* 7-11-2004
* 8-8-2004 (cancelled due to flooding)
* 9-5-2004

2005 SCHEDULE
TBD.

More details here:
http://www.demigod.org/~zak/firearms/precision/

This monthly match is an excellent opportunity to test your precision/sniper rig, or prepare for the ITRC.